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The Saint-Aubin 'Livre De Caricatures': Drawing satire in eighteenth-century Paris

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Format: Book- Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780729410441
Author: Colin Jones/Juliet Carey/Emily Richardson
Publication Date: 18-Jun-2012
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Table of Contents: Colin Jones and Juliet Carey, Introduction

I. The Livre de caricatures and the Saint-Aubins
Colin Jones and Emily Richardson, 1. Archaeology and materiality
John Rogister, 2. Decoding the Livre de caricatures
Kim de Beaumont, 3. The Saint-Aubins sketching for fun and profit

II. Historical perspectives
John Shovlin, 4. War, diplomacy and faction
Julian Swann, 5. Politics and religion
Valerie Mainz, 6. Gloire, subversively
Humphrey Wine, 7. Madame de Pompadour

III. Sites of culture
Mark Ledbury, 8. Theatrical life
James H. Johnson, 9. Musical culture
Aileen Ribeiro, 10. Fashioning the feminine
Kimberly Chrisman-Campbell, 11. Costume books and fashion plates
Juliet Carey, 12. The king and his embroiderer
Charlotte Guichard, 13. Connoisseurship: art and antiquities
Perrin Stein, 14. Vases and satire

IV. Contexts
Richard Taws, 15. The precariousness of things
Katie Scott, 16. Saint-Aubin’s jokes and their relation to...

Appendix: form and content analysis

List of illustrations


List of contributors



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